How local governments in Nigeria can survive
How local governments in Nigeria can survive — ALGON chairVanguardThe Association of Local Government of Nigeria (ALGON) in Delta has identified fiscal restructuring and devolution of Federal Government powers as panacea to the survival of local governments in the country. Ikpokpo, who doubles as Chairman, Isoko ...and more »
Posted on 25 June 2017 | 11:43 am
German broadcaster protests over Nigeria
Deutsche WelleGerman broadcaster protests over Nigeria 'police brutality'VanguardGerman public broadcaster Deutsche Welle said Sunday it has sent an official note of protest to Nigerian authorities, accusing police of beating up and detaining one of its correspondents. The broadcaster said that Ibraheema Yakubu, assigned to cover a ...DW slams Nigeria for correspondent's detentionDeutsche Welleall 7 news articles »
Posted on 25 June 2017 | 8:37 am
Quit Notice: Pensioners call for unity of
NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)Quit Notice: Pensioners call for unity of NigeriaNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)While acknowledging the payment of June pension to all pensioners in Nigeria, the NUP commended the Federal Government for harkening to the voice of the union by acting fast to ensure that “our people have a very happy sallah celebration.” Elder Zal ...and more »
Posted on 25 June 2017 | 8:06 am
UNICEF requires $251m to fight poverty in
BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog)UNICEF requires $251m to fight poverty in Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan, YemenBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog)According to UNICEF, the welcome announcement of an end to famine conditions in South Sudan this week should not distract from the fact that severe food insecurity continues to put the lives of millions of children at risk in north-east Nigeria ...and more »
Posted on 25 June 2017 | 6:00 am
Ndigbo In Nigeria: History is My Witness By
SaharaReporters.comNdigbo In Nigeria: History is My Witness By Joe IgbokweSaharaReporters.comA few days ago a friend, patriot and a committed Nigerian, Emmanuel Majebi reminded me of the tragedy of looking the way and keeping quiet by men who should know better in times of crisis. He reminded me of the calamity that will befall a society or ...Is Nigeria a free nation or a conquered vassal state?VanguardWhy is Nigeria One Country and Who Wants to Divide It?Newsweekall 48 news articles »
Posted on 25 June 2017 | 5:16 am
Significance Of Ban Ki-Moon’s Visit To
What do you think are the implications of Ban Ki- Moon visit to Nigeria? If you look at Nigeria in the West African sub-region, you will discover that Nigeria is playing a political and economic hegemony in the sub-region. Most importantly, in the last ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 5:05 am
Nigeria marks 500 days since kidnap of
A candlelit vigil is held in Nigeria’s capital city Abuja on Thursday, to mark the 500 day anniversary of the kidnap of over 270 Chibok schoolgirls by Boko Haram. Over 50 girls have escaped from the Islamist militant group since the kidnapping which took ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:31 am
How Nigeria’s university system fails in
In the wake of the expressed resolve of the Muhammadu Buhari led federal government to make public institutions more accountable and responsive to the needs of society, stakeholders are pointing out how Nigeria’s university system falls grossly short ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:03 am
Selling petrol above regulated price has
An expose has uncovered that the Nigerian fuel price is being sold above the market price of 87 naira. PHOTO: Wikipedia A CNBC Africa exposé has uncovered that Nigerian fuel is being sold above the market price of 87 naira/l or US44c, with many petrol ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:36 am
Nigeria’s D’Tigers In Afrobasket Semi
Nigeria has qualified for the semi-final of the ongoing FIBA Africa Basketball championship in Tunisia after a dominant 88-64 points victory over Gabon in the quarter finals. Nigeria will now face Senegal in the Semi Final, a step away from winning a ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:15 am